Tag: Remote Work

Business Law & Regulations, Employment & Labor

Navigating Remote Work: Legal Considerations for Out-of-State Employees

November 22, 2023

Via: National Law Review

In the wake of the pandemic, it’s undeniable that the landscape of employment has undergone a significant transformation. Employers continue to grapple with post-COVID-related challenges. The shift towards remote work has been especially pronounced, prompting both employees and employers to […]

Tax Code, Regulations and Guidance

Mobile Employees: Tax Issues to Consider in Remote Working Policies

November 10, 2023

Via: JD Supra

As the U.S. transitions from the acute phase of COVID-19, the lasting impact of changes ushered in by the pandemic is becoming clear, most notably the shift toward remote work. While no longer a necessity, remote work remains extremely popular, […]

Business Law & Regulations, Employment & Labor

New York Modifies Pay Transparency Law to Address Remote Work

March 9, 2023


In advance of the September 17 effective date of New York’s impending pay transparency law, state lawmakers just amended the law in ways that both expand and contract the obligations imposed on employers, particularly with respect to jobs performed outside […]

Business Law & Regulations, Workplace Safety & Health

Employers will be required to review workplace COVID mandates for vaccine-hesitant employees: lawyer

February 9, 2022

Via: Law Times

A lawyer representing businesses in workplace matters says the new health official statement that vaccines do not prove substantial benefit against the circulation COVID-19 over unvaccinated people poses serious questions for employers that imposed vaccination mandates assuming it would prevent […]

Business Law & Regulations, Employment & Labor

What does the new Working for Workers Act mean for workers and employers?

December 13, 2021

Via: Law Times

While Ontario’s recently enacted workplace legislation includes a requirement employers develop a policy related to the right to disconnect after work, as well as a prohibition – with some exceptions – on non-compete agreements, these standards were already available to […]

Business Law & Regulations, Employment & Labor

6 Benefits That Could Help Small Businesses Keep Employees

November 1, 2021

Via: Entrepreneur

Remote work and a difficult labor environment are making benefits that have gained traction during the pandemic more popular than ever, according to recent data, and that shift could make hiring and retaining workers easier for small-business owners — if […]

Business Law & Regulations, Employment & Labor

How should the legal profession navigate a post-COVID-19 world? ABA group has recommendations

April 26, 2021

Via: ABA Journal

Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, the ABA initiated one of the largest national surveys of its members, seeking to understand both how they had been affected and how they expected their practice to evolve in the future. Practicing Law in the […]

Business Law & Regulations, Employment & Labor, Workplace Safety & Health

What To Know About 2020’s Top Wage And Hour Law Updates

December 17, 2020

Via: Law360

From workplace safety to new leave provisions, the employment law landscape was rocked in many unexpected ways this year. The pandemic has left an indelible mark on the way employers will conduct their businesses going forward. Wage and hour compliance […]

Business Law & Regulations, Privacy

Practical Guidance on Protecting Trade Secrets While Working Remotely

December 2, 2020

Via: Entrepreneur

It is widely reported that the rate of remote work has been steadily increasing across many sectors of the economy. Recent events have made many of these arrangements a necessity, and several tech companies have even announced that most employees […]

Business Law & Regulations, Employment & Labor

2020 in review: Legal software for working remotely

November 23, 2020

Via: ABA Journal

2020 was my third year writing this legal technology column for the ABA Journal. When I put pen to paper—so to speak—to write my first column of the year back in January, I had no inkling of the upheaval and […]

Business Law & Regulations, Employment & Labor

Viewpoint: Avoid Remote Work’s Wage and Hour Minefields

November 10, 2020


In March, when COVID-19 struck hard in the U.S., employers implemented emergency plans to allow virtually every employee who could work remotely to do so. In response to the emergency, many employers issued stopgap wage and hour policies. With extensive […]